# The price of a technology stock has risen to $9.84 today. Yesterday's price was$9.71. How do you find the percentage increase?

Apr 13, 2016

1.34%

#### Explanation:

First of all subtract the 2 values $9.84 - 9.71 = 0.13$
then use this value and find the percentage from the original price which was 9.71 so
$\frac{0.13}{9.71} \cdot 100$
percentage increase is 1.34%